During a special session held Wednesday, July 30, Edon Northwest Local Board of Education hired Michelle Molargik as its new K-6 Elementary School Principal. Her two-year contract, pending licensure and document verification, went into effect August 1, 2014 at an annual salary of seventy thousand dollars.
Mrs. Molargik comes to the District from DeKalb Middle School (Indiana) where she served as Associate Principal for the past three years; she previously taught second and fifth grades at DeKalb’s McKenney-Harrison Elementary School from 2005-2011 as well. Molargik replaces Mrs. Bonnie Troyer whose resignation was accepted by the Board last month.
In other action that afternoon, Board members:
• Accepted Tammy Bostelman’s resignation as School Psychologist, effective July 10, 2014.
• Approved a Middle School Math and Language Arts teacher contract (at Step 2, Masters) with Shannon Higgins for 2014-2015, pending licensure and document verification.
• Approved a shared service agreement for School Psychologist with Montpelier Exempted Village Schools, effective August 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015.
• Voted to enter into Executive Session prior to adjournment for the expressed purpose of discussing negotiations; no action was taken.
Members of Edon Northwest Local Board of Education were slated to meet in regular session Tuesday, August 12, 2014 in the school’s Media Center.